Woman raped by Govt school teacher in J&K

Jammu: A woman was allegedly raped by a government school teacher in Udhampur district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said on Friday.

The incident took place in Basantgarh area of the district when the teacher, identified as Hartesh Chander raped the woman yesterday while her husband Ashok Kumar was out of the station for some work, they said.

A case has been registered in this connection while a hunt has been launched to nab the absconding accused.